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Red or Dead story, history 24/03/2014

Red or Dead’s History Box

Red or Dead has such a great history. Wayne and Gerardine Hemingway built it into a huge, iconic British brand, leading it to become one of the top names in fashion. Simultaneously punky, pretty, and totally mad (check out our history page if you haven’t done it already!). SO without further ado, here are some of our favourite pieces and prints in the Red or Dead archive. With the shiny new website, we want to show you what we are all about and where we’ve been. Enjoy!

24/03/2014

Red or Dead’s summer trend watch…

First up in our Red or Dead countdown for summer trends, No. 5 – METALLICS! They are everywhere. Shining, shimmering, and they sure look good. Whether it’s jewellery, skirts or a summery dress, they instantly brighten up your wardrobe and are a key transitional piece. Paired with black skinny jeans or a leather jacket, it’s very easy to wear and it looks awesome, day and night! Effortlessly cool. Our Bessie brogues are championing this trend this summer and are out now and exclusive to Schuh. Next up, we have our... Read More

19/03/2014
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Red or Dead’s gone Mad…in England

Introducing our new, totally marvellous and unique spectacles, Mad in England, exclusive to Specsavers! One frame, four looks – what’s not to love! The Mad In England range features cat-eye shaped glasses with three interchangeable magnetic ‘brows’ in different colours that attach to the upper rim of the specs. Can’t grow the fashionable power brow? Mad in England will give you a helping hand HA! So without further ado, here are the marvellous specs in question, as shot on our nearest and dearest in our recent East London, Photobooth style... Read More

roles in design 13/03/2014

The world of a Red or Dead designer

Meet our senior designer, Anna. She has been a part of the Red or Dead family for six years, two days and counting! Find yourself interested in a career in design? Or just want to get to know those behind the brand? Then read here about how Anna got in to the industry, her pineapple obsession and the wacky world of a designer at Red or Dead towers. My role as a senior designer involves: researching new trends, and coming up with ideas for new seasonal ranges, including designing new... Read More

Team Red or Dead, spectacles 12/03/2014

Red or Dead’s Shiny New Website

We are chuffed to launch our brand spanking new Red or Dead website. Come on in and take a peek! On the homepage, you’ll find all the latest Red or Dead brand news and what team Red or Dead are inspired by at the moment. Pop along to the Red or Dead Our Story page to read all about our amazing history (there will be a test at the end – ha!) from a cult celebrity following in the 90s, to the many controversial catwalk shows that made the national... Read More